18 Heller Parkway, 243 Woodsid
Newark, NJ 07104
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Maria Varisco Rogers Charter School serves 551 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Maria Varisco Rogers Charter School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.

Top Rankings

Maria Varisco Rogers Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Maria Varisco Rogers Charter School's student population of 551 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
551 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Rankings

Maria Varisco Rogers Charter School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Maria Varisco Rogers Charter School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#431 out of 2221 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
91%
29%
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Black
7%
15%
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White
n/a
44%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 551 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 87% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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